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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Aeroflot to Rent Planes

MOSCOW () -- In a move to modernize its fleet of long-range aircraft, Aeroflot-Russian International Airlines has decided to rent four more A310-300 aircraft of Airbus Industrie, the head of the company said Wednesday.

Interfax quoted Aeroflot director Yevgeny Shaposhnikov as saying that the company will use the four new Airbuses on the Asian-Pacific and Middle Eastern lines.

The move will bring the number of A310s operated by Aeroflot to 10.